Annual Open House

Saturday, June 25, 2016

MLBS will hold its annual open house on Saturday, June 25, from 2:00-5:00pm!

Thursday, May 19, 2016
Saturday, May 14, 2016

This Week at MLBS, the UVA Facilities Planning and Construction team visited the station, and MLBS staff made some final preparations for the start of the 2016 summer season.

Sunday, April 24, 2016

The April 24th episode of our video series "This Week at MLBS" features a group from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science ( that uses MLBS as a basecamp to study diversity of fishes in the southern Appalachians.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Friday, April 15, 2016

Long-time Mountain Lake Director and Emeritus Professor of Biology J. James Murray was honored with a ceremony and naming of a Founder’s Day Tree on the UVA Lawn April 13.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

In the April 13 edition of This Week At MLBS, Facilities Manager Tom Mc Namara gives us a glimpse at a few of the projects he is working on in preparation for the spring and summer seasons.

Monday, March 28, 2016

Friday, March 25, 2016

This Week's video features National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) crews working on the 98-foot tower at their MLBS observation site. View the video here!

Monday, February 29, 2016

MLBS is accepting applications for a full-time, seasonal Assistant to the Station Manager (May 2016 - August 2016). We anticipate hiring two individuals.


Organism of the Day

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